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Forum: Performance 01-29-15, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 137
Posted By mitsuguy
You don't need a built motor for 650 whp in a...

You don't need a built motor for 650 whp in a 2jz. You also don't need 2k in driveline parts. Maybe a driveshaft, but as long as you get an IS with a LSD, no other mods necessary.

Both are great...
Forum: IS - First Generation 01-29-15, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By mitsuguy
Good luck with that. People have a hard time...

Good luck with that. People have a hard time giving that stuff away
Forum: Maintenance 01-29-15, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 55
Posted By mitsuguy
bug in the software most likely, I've seen...

bug in the software most likely, I've seen non-factory scan tools report bad data from time to time
Forum: Southwest 01-22-15, 11:15 PM
Replies: 1,031
Views: 57,913
Posted By mitsuguy
Not looking like ill make it after all. Car is...

Not looking like ill make it after all. Car is tuned well enough to drive but the virtual dash is being dumb. Didn't even try using it till tonight and ran into an issue.

Still have a few...
Forum: Performance 01-12-15, 02:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By mitsuguy
Installed and running. It is pretty wiring...

Installed and running. It is pretty wiring intensive.
Forum: IS - First Generation 01-12-15, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By mitsuguy
Why swap? Turbo what you have - make 350 whp and...

Why swap? Turbo what you have - make 350 whp and thats the same as if not more than what you'll get from any of those options. Then, when you want more power, build the bottom end.
Forum: IS - First Generation 01-12-15, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By mitsuguy
picture of what you have?

picture of what you have?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum 01-12-15, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By mitsuguy
285/30 on a 9" wheel will bulge out a bit, but it...

285/30 on a 9" wheel will bulge out a bit, but it will fit.

I don't see anything wrong with your proposed setup
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum 01-12-15, 02:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 299
Posted By mitsuguy
6 or 7 turns is plenty.

6 or 7 turns is plenty.
Forum: Maintenance 01-12-15, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By mitsuguy
It most definitely is age discrimination, just...

It most definitely is age discrimination, just like smoking age is 18, drinking age is 21, voting age is 18, driving age is 16.

Companies have the right to say who does and doesn't comply to...
Forum: Southwest 01-09-15, 01:58 AM
Replies: 1,031
Views: 57,913
Posted By mitsuguy
Ill be there but the car probably won't be tuned...

Ill be there but the car probably won't be tuned completely by then.
Forum: Performance 12-31-14, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By mitsuguy
I have been running AEM V2, has been amazing thus...

I have been running AEM V2, has been amazing thus far. It is for sale now though, I am moving to AEM Infinity, which is more advanced.
Forum: IS - First Generation 12-23-14, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By mitsuguy
? Pictures? There is no engine oil...

?

Pictures?

There is no engine oil cooler on the car, so cracked head or head gasket are the only real possible culprits.
Forum: Performance 12-23-14, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By mitsuguy
Sorry, I assumed it was wired that way already.

Sorry, I assumed it was wired that way already.
Forum: IS - First Generation 12-18-14, 09:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By mitsuguy
Mine is ge non vvti bottom end, ge gasket, stock...

Mine is ge non vvti bottom end, ge gasket, stock vvti head, 67 mm turbo, 650 whp / 610 wtq
Forum: IS - First Generation 12-18-14, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By mitsuguy
Gte gasket lowers compression to essentially 9.3...

Gte gasket lowers compression to essentially 9.3 to 1. Which is perfect, imo.

I run 10:1 on e85 and wouldn't mind a little higher even. Spool is amazing, low end torque too.
Forum: Maintenance 12-18-14, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 516
Posted By mitsuguy
That is what we could call a drain and fill. ...

That is what we could call a drain and fill.

A flush can still be done - you intercept the trans cooler lines and hook them to a machine.
Forum: Build Threads 12-18-14, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By mitsuguy
Looking good. Power goals?

Looking good.

Power goals?
Forum: IS - First Generation 12-18-14, 09:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By mitsuguy
This ^^^ 2.4mm is way too thick for a head...

This ^^^

2.4mm is way too thick for a head gasket

Emanage is barely acceptable, IMO, do a standalone.
Forum: Southwest 12-12-14, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1,031
Views: 57,913
Posted By mitsuguy
I'll be there wednesday.

I'll be there wednesday.
Forum: Performance 12-10-14, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By mitsuguy
Evertone that claims the piggybacks work great...

Evertone that claims the piggybacks work great ends up going standalone or selling the car soon after because they can't get issues like this sorted out.

What it actually sounds like is happening...
Forum: Performance 12-10-14, 06:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By mitsuguy
You can't have both cats with a single turbo. ...

You can't have both cats with a single turbo.

Even though you may be able to get the car to pass the plug in obd2 test, it will never pass a real visual inspection. Some dummy might not know and...
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 12-10-14, 06:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,419
Posted By mitsuguy
if you just want to get rid of the noise, throw...

if you just want to get rid of the noise, throw on a set of Wagner thermoquiets or whatever reasonably priced mid level pad is available with a set of normal rotors (no slots, holes or anything).
...
Forum: Performance 12-10-14, 06:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By mitsuguy
agreed. in the long run though, you will...

agreed.

in the long run though, you will want a return style system. There is just no way to cope with a relatively low base fuel pressure when trying to run 30 psi :)
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels & Brakes Forum 12-10-14, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By mitsuguy
Look into Bridgestone Driveguards. They are an...

Look into Bridgestone Driveguards. They are an economical runflat with good mileage warranties.

While you are at it, get your alignment checked at a third party shop, at least a second opinion...
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